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The multidimensional development of executive functioning a neuropsychological approach = Dezvoltarea multidimensională a funcționării executive : o abordare neuropsihologică by Laura Visu-Petra

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Published by Editura ASCR in Cluj-Napoca] .
Written in English


  • Pediatric neuropsychology,
  • Developmental neurobiology,
  • Memory in children

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDezvoltarea multidimensională a funcționării executive :
StatementLaura Visu-Petra
LC ClassificationsRJ486.5 .V57 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination344 pages :
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25169801M
ISBN 109737973593
ISBN 109789737973597
LC Control Number2010490483

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